Monthly Bucket: It’s Diwali

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We’re back, as promised.

And we’re excited…

Our favorite holiday is almost here: Diwali is November 12.

That means lights, love, and lots of treats. (We’ve got a yum recipe for you below.)

What’s your favorite holiday? Reply back and let us know.

-Kabir & Sue

🪣Monthly Bucket – November

📚 3 Books

  • It’s Diwali
    By Kabir & Surishtha Sehgal (Illustrated by Archana Sreenivasan)
    Count up to ten and back down again to the tune of “One, Two, Buckle My Shoe” while learning about the traditions that make Diwali a fun-filled festival. Enjoy our animated video.
  • Alma and Her Family / Alma Y Su Familia
    By Juana Martinez-Neal
    How much does little Alma love her family? She kisses her daddy, squeezes her mommy, laughs with her grandma, and . . . paints on her artist grandpa (such a good sport!)
  • Beautiful Oops
    By Barney Saltzberg
    It’s okay to make a mistake. A mistake is an adventure in creativity, a portal to discovery. A paint smudge becomes the face of a bunny, a crumpled ball of paper turns into a lamb’s fleecy coat–celebrate the oops in life.

🍦 Extras

  • Rangoli Coloring Book – 10 intricate & gorgeous designs. A rangoli reflects happiness & positivity during Diwali. With each page, you’ll be part of the celebration.
  • Coconut Burfi – Sue shares her secret recipe for this special Diwali treat. Milk powder, cardamom…silver?
  • How to celebrate Diwali with kids
  • Conference Season – Why it’s important to attend industry conferences (highlights from the Georgia Libraries Conference)

Rangoli Coloring Book

Embrace the festive spirit of Diwali with our beautiful rangoli coloring book!

Features 10 intricate and gorgeous… Read more

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